Kerikeri Events Calendar

List for:   Bay of Islands    Northland   

Bay of Islands I-SITE Visitor Centre, Maritime Building, Paihia.
Ph +64 9 402 7345. Email:  


Bay of Islands Farmers Market is at Kerikeri central by the Post Shop every Sunday morning.

Keri Country Market is every Saturday morning at the RSA, 36 Cobham


Kerikeri has a stunning Performance Arts Venue , the Turner Centre. Check their website for regular shows and events.

29 Sep - 5 Oct 14

Bay of Islands Walking Weekend

After the phenomenal success of last year, the Bay of Islands Walking Weekend is back for 2014.
Choose from over 20 stunning walks.
Walk amongst the kiwis…visit whaling stations…island rambling….Cape Brett Lighthouse and more. Stop en route to eat Oysters and sample wine.

A Walking Weekend that is quite simply fantastic! Only 15 to 20 walkers on each walk so book now to avoid disappointment! Get to those walks you can't normally get to! Based out of Russell

3 - 8 Oct 14


A Very Special Exhibition with work generously donated by Kaan Zamaan 's gallery artists, to raise money for the stricken children in the GAZA crisis. Live musical entertainment daily, do come and give to this most worthy cause.

17 Oct 14

Hospice and Harcourts Art and Collectabes Charity Auction

The ‘event’ will start with a two week ‘exhibition’ of artworks and collectibles that will be auctioned on the evening of Friday 17 October. Check out the auction times at our pop up shop at 99 Kerikeri Road, Horizon Centre (beside Vodafone).
The actual evening will commence at 6.30pm, at the Turner Centre on Friday 17th October. Harcourt’s master auctioneer, Ross Paterson, will entertain guests with a lively auction of donated artworks, supplemented by a silent auction of up to 40 items of collectibl

25 - 26 Oct 14

KOAST - Kerikeri Open Art Studios Trail

More than 45 Kerikeri artists will open their studios to the public for the first time.
Kerikeri Open Art Studios Trail Inc. invites the public to visit artists’ workshops, view and purchase art, talk to artists about their work.
The Trail will feature Artist-in-Residence studios plus three group venues for local artists without home studios, including guest artists from around Northland.
The KOAST Art Trail Guide will be available on our website and at local sponsoring businesses in early October.

25 Oct 14

it! Bay of Islands Food and Wine Festival

Featuring Kiwi Icons - Supergroove! This Boutique Food and Wine Festival is in its 5th year in the Bay of Islands!

Along with mouthwatering food, award winning vineyards, beer and cider - we have lots of fun going on around the place - there are real kiwi competitions such as “Kina Sucking”, “Oyster Shucking and Eating” and of course “Pie Eating!” - we are in Pai-hia after all!

A kids zone and entertainment!

Sold out last year! Tickets at Anne of Craicor, Kerikeri. Paihia i-Site and on eventfinde

26 Oct 14

Mangawhai Beach & Country Market @ Domain

Our summer market at the Domain is hugely popular with locals and visitors alike to our incredible and beautiful village at the beach